Troezen is located southwest of Athens, across the Saronic Gulf, and a few miles south of Methana. The seat of the former municipality (pop. was in Galatas. Before Troizina was part of the former Piraeus Prefecture (in antiquity it was part of Argolis)
In Mycenaean times Asine was great since it was a port of Mycenae. In 700 BC But sacked by Argos who just left was the temple of Apollo Pythaea. Residents Assini So they got their fortunes, fled and became settlers in Messinia.